Plaque fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris on top of mastaba G 7520, E. of pit A.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 2.1 x 0.5 cm (13/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1712

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of faience plaque, nearly devoid of color, but possessing a whiteish paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In debris on top of mastaba G 7520, E. of pit A. 1927 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition